5 factors to consider when hiring a security fencing contractor


Hiring a professional high-security fence instructor is critical for ensuring unparalleled security for more extended periods for your property. Fences secure more than just property. They also act as property dividers and add visual interest too.

You should, therefore, take the necessary precautions when looking for an expert security fencing contractor to install your fence. A specialist security fence contractor can get your fence up and running with minimal issues or trouble.

Here are the top five factors to consider when looking for the best security fence contractor:

1. Start with your fencing needs

You probably already know what you want from your high-security fence contractor. This makes the process of reviewing fencing materials and packages easier. Talk to the fencing contractor about the design and style you want and ask whether they can deliver.

Being informed about the type of security fencing you want puts you in a better position to work more comfortably with your fencing contractor.

2. Consider the costs

Many perimeter fencing installations are huge investments. As such, setting up your dream fence doesn’t come cheap. Remember, therefore, to calculate the estimated cost of materials and installation before hiring a contractor.

You will have a much smoother fence installation process with all the materials and other expenses already budgeted for.

3. Ask for guarantees and warranties

Most professional contractors offer different types of incentives alongside their services to attract new customers and give back to their business. You can ask your preferred fencing contractor about any such agreements and how your business can benefit from them.

4. Get a written fence installation contract

A professional fencing contractor will first survey your property, talk to you about your preferences before drafting a fencing installation contract. It is, therefore, vital that you review each part of the contract before committing to it.

5. Set a timeline with the contractor

Professional fencing contractors are used to working under pressure and still be able to meet deadlines. This makes talking to them critical to know about their ability to meet your expectations. A professional, experienced fencing contractor will always strive to meet or exceed your expectations.

Hiring a fencing contractor is your best option for ensuring the best fencing installation process. But even this requires that you look for and hire a professional to ensure that the job is done right.

Looking for a fencing contractor? Contact Zaun today, and we will recommend a suitable contractor for you.

About Zaun

Zaun Limited is the sole remaining manufacturer of welded and woven mesh fencing systems that manufactures the entire system in the UK.  Zaun makes the mesh, fencing panels, posts, clamp bars and fixings at its state-of-the-art five-acre production facility in Wolverhampton in the West Midlands.  Products have been tested and approved by testing organisations including CPNI, LPCB and Secured by Design.

Zaun works very closely with all stakeholders within the business including employees, local, national and international suppliers and a long-established customer base of fencing contractors to design, manufacture and supply high-quality fencing systems, increasingly often providing expertise in integrating PIDs and other systems into holistic security solutions.

Zaun was founded in 1996 and remains a private company solely owned by co-founder Alastair Henman with a regional office in Dubai. They are certified to the ISO 9001 quality standard. It is also a member of the Perimeter Security Suppliers’ Association (PSSA), of which Alastair Henman is a director.

Zaun is a proud British manufacturer and founder member of the Made in Britain campaign, a key player in the UK fencing market and one of the fastest-growing companies in an increasingly competitive industry.

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